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July
July 30 - Canoeing at Deas Slough
Event Time6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Jul 30, 2014
Event LocationDeas Island Regional Park
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Dip your paddle and learn the basics of canoeing while enjoying the sights and sounds on the river.
$21.25/person
Ages 18+
Registration required.  Barcode 5779
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August
August 01 - Twilight Canoeing
Event Time6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Aug 1, 2014
Event LocationBurnaby Lake Regional Park
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Enjoy evening canoeing on Burnaby Lake.  Geared to people who want to practice basic canoe skills.
Ages 13+
$21.25/person
Registration required.  Barcode 5734
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August 03 - Creative Cafe
Event Time1:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Aug 3, 2014
Event LocationMinnekhada Lodge
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Join the Minnekhada Park Association for creative activities, and discover the park's natural and cultural history
August 06 - Canoeing at Deas Slough
Event Time6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Aug 6, 2014
Event LocationDeas Island Regional Park
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Dip your paddle and learn the basics of canoeing while enjoying the sights and sounds on the river.
$21.25/person
Ages 13+
Registration required.  Barcode 5777
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August 06 - Beaver Wetland Paddle
Event Time6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Aug 6, 2014
Event LocationBurnaby Lake Regional Park
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Glide along calm waters, spot beaver lodges, wren's nests and dragonflies.  Learn about beaver-created wetlands that support other creatures.
Ages 13+
$21.25/person
Registration required.  Barcode 5735
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August 06 - Explore the Evening
Event Time7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Aug 6, 2014
Event LocationBurnaby Lake Regional Park - Nature House
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During this evening walk, both day and night creatures may be stirring.
 
Meet at the Nature House, 4519 Piper Avenue
August 07 - Creatures of the Night
Event Time7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Aug 7, 2014
Event LocationDeas Island Regional Park
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Catch a glimpse of the critters that hoot, howl and squeak in the night.
Ages 6+
$4.25/child/youth/senior; $8/adult
Registration required.  Barcode 5789
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August 09 - Car Boot Sale
Event Time8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
Aug 9, 2014
Event LocationBoundary Bay Regional Park - Centennial Beach parking lot
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You never know what you'll find at the ever popular Car Boot Sale.  $10/site for sellers.
August 09 - Aldergrove Meteor Shower Watch & Walk
Event Time8:00 PM to 10:00 AM
Aug 9, 2014 to Aug 10, 2014
Event LocationAldergrove Bowl at Aldergrove Regional Park
550 Lefurvre Road, Abbotsford (park lies on the Langley/Abby border between 8th Ave and 0 Ave)
Contact InformationJill Deuling
604-530-4983
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Astronomy event with lots of activities and entertainment, free hot beverages, crafts and camping. All this for just $2 per person (cash only, collected at the event entrance).
 
Clear skies permitting, see the start of the Perseid Meteor Shower and watch for falling stars! Meet astronomers from the Royal Astronomical Society and Pacific Telescopes; look through large telecsopes; join Science World staff for a fun astro-phenomenal activity; enjoy a mystical 1.2 km latern walk; take in an astromical slide show; sing in a folk song sing-along; have your face painted and make a wish upon a wishing star!
 
Stay all night, if you like, camping is available for event attendees only. Camp set-up is from 5 to 8 pm. While there is lots of space for tents, space for RV's & campers is limited. There is no entry to camping area after 11 pm, and all campers must pack up and leave the camping area by 10 am Sunday morning.
 
 
August 10 - Wreck Beach - Bare Buns Run and Buns Across the Border
Event Time9:00 AM to 3:00 PM
Aug 10, 2014
Event LocationPacific Spirit Regional Park - Wreck Beach
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Run 1km or 5km, or in the slowpoke/family category.  Run starts at 12 noon.
 
$20/youth//senior; $25/adult
August 10 - Bugs Snails and Spider Trails
Event Time10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Aug 10, 2014
Event LocationBurnaby Lake Nature House 4519 Piper Avenue off Winston Street
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604-421-5225
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Explore the world of insects, spiders and other creepy-crawlies.  Join a bug hunt, follow a snail and count spider legs.  Experience a fun, hands-on introduction to invertebrates with your child. 
Registration required.
Ages 3-5
$12.23/child adult pair
Call 604-421-5225
Quote Barcode 345257
August 10 - Music in the Park
Event Time3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Aug 10, 2014
Event LocationPacific Spirit Regional Park
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604-432-6359
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Join us for an evening of classical and other genres of music.  Stroll along tails and encounter performing musicians.  For all ages and abilities.  Allow 1 hour to enjoy the walk.
Begin on Cleveland Trail, across from the parking lot on 16th Avenue
August 13 - Twilight Canoeing
Event Time6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Aug 13, 2014
Event LocationBurnaby Lake Regional Park
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Enjoy evening canoeing on Burnaby Lake.  Geared to people who want to practice basic canoe skills.
Ages 13+
$21.25/person
Registration required.  Barcode 5740
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August 15 - Beaver Wetland Paddle
Event Time6:30 PM to 8:30 PM
Aug 15, 2014
Event LocationBurnaby Lake Regional Park
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Glide along calm waters, spot beaver lodges, wren's nests and dragonflies.  Learn about beaver-created wetlands that support other creatures.
Ages 13+
$21.25/person
Registration required.  Barcode 5741
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August 15 - Bat Watch
Event Time7:30 PM to 9:30 PM
Aug 15, 2014
Event LocationMinnekhada Regional Park
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See bats flying out of their nursery colonies and learn about their importance in our ecosystem.
Ages 6+
$4.25/child/youth/senior, $8/adult
Registration required.  Barcode 5742
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August 16 - Geocaching by Canoe
Event Time2:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Aug 16, 2014
Event LocationBurnaby Lake Regional Park
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Joni a high-tech treasure hunt; learn about geocaching and basic canoeing strokes.  GPS equipment provided.
Ages 13+
$21.25/person
Registration required.  Barcode 5743
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August 16 - Starry Night
Event Time7:30 PM to 10:00 PM
Aug 16, 2014
Event LocationDeas Island Regional Park
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Sparkling lights and candlelit paths welcome you to the park at night.  See a live owl, join a drumming circle and wish upon a star during this enchanted evening.  Allow one hour; bring a flashlight.
 
Presented by the Corporation of Delta in partnership with Metro Vancouver
August 17 - Learn to Fish Programs, a Fraser River Experience
Event Time2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Aug 17, 2014
Event LocationGlen Valley Regional Park
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Learn about fish and fishing techniques along the banks of the Fraser River.  Equipment provided.
Ages 7 - 15
$5/child
Registration required; call 1-604-504-4716 or email visitfraservalley@gofishbc.com
August 20 - Bat Watch
Event Time7:15 PM to 9:15 PM
Aug 20, 2014
Event LocationMinnekhada Regional Park
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See bats flying and discover their importance to our ecosystem.
Ages 13+
$8/adult; $4.25/youth/senior
Registration required.  Barcode 5759
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August 22 - Bat Watch
Event Time7:15 PM to 9:15 PM
Aug 22, 2014
Event LocationMinnekhada Regional Park
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See bats flying out of thier nursery colonies and learn about their importance in our ecosystem.
Ages 6+
$4.25/chil/youth/senior, $8/adult
Registration required.  Barcode 5742
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